Newspapers from 21 schools named finalists

The Indiana High School Press Association is proud to announce the finalists for the newspaper Hoosier Star Award. IHSPA provides this opportunity for annual critique as a way for staffs to ...

Accept the challenge at 2019 convention

By Ada Clark IHSPA Vice President Mooresville High School Publications Adviser Dear IHSPA Friends, I invite you to join us at our 2019 State Journalism Convention. Our theme this year ...

IHSPA makes changes to Harvey Awards

IHSPA is excited to announce the opening of the 2019 Harvey Award competition and the following contest changes: -We will no longer have separate contest sites for newspaper and yearbook ...

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COLUMN: Truth and the lessons it teaches

This column was originally published Monday, Oct. 22, 2018 on TheStatehouseFile.com and ...

COLUMN: Scholastic journalism not immune from anti-media rhetoric

*Director’s Note: The following was originally published by TheStatehouseFile.com Aug. 13, 2018. ...

COLUMN: The true cost of censorship

By Anu Nattam Student Journalist Plainfield High School Earlier this year, five ...

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Opposition prevents New Voices law in 2019

By Emily Ketterer Special to IHSPA INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana student journalists will continue to wait for First Amendment protections after legislation securing those rights failed to be considered in 2019. The bill was filed by Reps. Ed Clere, R-New Albany, and Ed DeLaney, D-Indianapolis, for a third year in the General Assembly but didn’t garner […]

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Top journalists celebrated at symposium

Southport student Madelyn Knight was named the 2019 Indiana High School Journalist of the Year during the 12th annual IHSPA First Amendment Symposium March 14 at the Indiana Statehouse. One of four finalists from across the state, contest judges selected Knight’s comprehensive portfolio because it not only showcased her talents within the field, but also […]

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Finalists named for 2019 student awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 1, 2019 The Indiana High School Press Association is proud to announce the finalists for the 2019 Indiana High School Journalist of the Year Award as well as the sports journalism and First Amendment design contests. *Finalists are listed in alphabetical order and do not reflect final contest results.* Indiana Journalist […]

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